United Hemispheres Magazine Features Bogotá
United Hemispheres Magazine recently featured Bogotá. Author of the piece, Janet Hawkins, writes "Colombia’s abidingly beautiful capital city is a place bursting with optimism, energy and life." Click here to read the article.
Ambassador Villegas Speaks to Business Leaders in NY and NJ
Colombian Ambassador to the United States Luis Carlos Villegas spoke to business leaders about trade and investment between the United States and Colombia at an event in Jersey City hosted by Proexport Colombia.
Ambassador Villegas Attends Opening Night of the Colombian Film Festival in NYC
Colombian Ambassador to the United States Luis Carlos Villegas on March 25, 2014, attended the opening night of the 2014 Colombian Film Festival in NYC.
2014 Annual Colombian Film Festival in New York: March 25-30
From March 25th through the 30th, the 2014 Colombian Film Festival will take place in New York City. The festival, which will showcase 14 fiction films, 20 short films, four documentaries and three Latin American blockbusters, will take place at Tribeca Cinemas. Click here to learn more.
Embassy Holds Reception for Opening of "Silver Works" Exhibition
On March 20, the Embassy held a reception for the opening of the “Silver Works” exhibition by artist Alexandra Agudelo at the Residence of the Ambassador of Colombia Luis Carlos Villegas. Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor attended the reception.
“Silver Works” Exhibition by Artist Alexandra Agudelo on Display at the Colombian Ambassador’s Residence
The Embassy of Colombia, as part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Plan to Promote Colombia Abroad, announces that the exhibition “Silver Works” by Alexandra Agudelo will open on March 20th at the Residence of Ambassador Luis C. Villegas in Washington, DC.
Nelson Gutierrez's "Mediating Dissent" Exhibit at DCAC
President Santos and Vice President Biden Hold Meeting in Chile
On March 11, 2014, Colombian President Santos and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met in Chile on the sidelines of the Presidential inauguration of Michelle Bachelet.
U.S. and Colombia Sign MOU to Develop a Solar Decathlon Competition
On March 10, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman, Colombia's Minister of Energy and Mines Amylkar Acosta and Mayor of Santiago de Calí Rodrigo Guerrero signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a Solar Decathlon Latin America and Caribbean competition, challenging university teams to design and build affordable, innovative and highly energy-efficient solar-powered homes. Click here for more information.
Punto de Votacion en Washington DC
Las elecciones para Congreso de la República de Colombia en Washington se realizarán en el colegio ‘Bell Multicultural High School” localizado en 3101 16th Street NW, Washington DC 20010. Para mas informacion, haga click aca.
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